Tribal Government

Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Tim Davis (district 1),Chip Neyome (district 1), Jennifer Wassegijig (district 1), Michele Stanley (district 3, At-large), Shelly Bailey(Tribal Treasurer),Lorna Kahgegab (Sub-Chief),Steve Pego (Chief), Sandra Sprague (Secretary), Lindy Hunt (district 1),Delmar Jackson (district 1), Julius Peters (district 1), Ron Nelson (district 2)

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Services

Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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Culture

A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Employment

Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Video

The IT Multimedia Group offers video production and live webcasting to all Tribal Organizations. See our newest videos here!

Our newest video!

Ceremonial Eagle Release

On July 11th 2014 the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe released a rehabilitated bald eagle at the Saganing Pow-wow grounds.
Published: 7/11/2014 4:33:19 PM


Ceremonial Eagle Release - Video
7/11/2014 4:00:00 PM

On July 11th 2014 the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe released a rehabilitated bald eagle at the Saganing Pow-wow grounds. Watch the video here!
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The Tribe makes a charitable donation of $70,000.00 dollars to the "Mid-Michigan Community Pathway" project
7/7/2014 12:00:00 PM

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe makes a charitable donation to the village of Shepherd for $70,000.00 dollars to assist in the continuing work with the "Mid-Michigan Community Pathway" project. Tribal Council approved the donation during their June 23rd, 2014 Council work session. The Village Superintendent, Steve Davidson accepted the funds. Mr. Davidson also chairs the MMCP board and can be reached at (989) 854- 0147 for more information on this project.
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Saginaw Chippewa Tribe honors children who died at Indian Industrial Boarding School
6/11/2014 3:22:00 PM

It's long been closed, but the Mount Pleasant Indian Industrial Boarding School still holds haunting memories.
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Redskins Trademark Cancelled
6/6/2014 10:47:00 AM

U.S. patent office cancels Redskins trademark registration, says name is disparaging
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The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribal Council has scheduled their annual 2% distribution for the spring 2014 season.
5/23/2014 2:00:00 PM

Local units of government and public schools will be able to share $1,981,585.21 in Isabella County and $627,888.41 in Northern Bay and Arenac Counties.
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ACD.net CFO, leaves scathing comments and derogatory remarks about Native American community
5/23/2014 8:16:00 AM

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe takes a stand against racist comments left on a phone message by Telecommunications Executive, Kirk Shewchuck, CFO of ACD.net, a telecommunications firm in Lansing, Michigan.
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United Tribes of Michigan meet with Gov. Snyder at Tribal-State Summit
5/12/2014 11:00:00 AM

On May 12-13, the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe served as host for the twelve federally recognized Tribal leaders and their delegates at the annual United Tribes of Michigan
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The Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College will be conducting its 14th Commencement Ceremony.
4/29/2014 1:00:00 PM

Ten Graduates will be honored this year: Brad Bennett, Maria Illiana Bennett, Mark J. Vasquez Jr., Janelle Angela Jackson, Debbie Rosemarie McSawby, Kelly C. Perkins, Alicia M. Gonzalez, Brian Loney, Russell L. Menefee Jr., and Milldred Pelcher.
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Events

Native Farmer's Market
Every Wednesday
June - October
10am - 2pm
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Events for July
  • A special place to acknowledge and honor members who have walked on...
  • Our Final Journey

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